Whether we want to admit it or not, the treatment of women in the corporate world creates a substantial obstacle in their path to success. And while some would call it dishonest, what these two women did to even the playing field has everyone talking. What do you think about their little ploy?
As we've heard more and more, the gender pay gap is a very real thing.
With very real effects. Women get paid less than their male equals for no other reason than, well, they’re women.
It’s unfair, but it’s not going to change overnight.
It’s not just in the US, either. It’s a worldwide issue.
Not only are women earning less for the same work, but they're not getting jobs due to discrimination.
The stats don’t lie, and almost every industry is affected.
The White House doesn't seem to be doing much to help.
So many female entrepreneurs are left to figure out ways around inherent corporate sexism on their own.
The discussion has been escalating for some time.
But talk doesn’t reverse centuries of perceived gender roles overnight.
Most recently, the two women behind the new art and commerce site, Witchsy, encountered this problem.
To ensure success, they had to come up with something that would help them get ahead. Something that’s only become public a year after their company started.
It’ll blow your mind and it might even put a smile on your face…